Biographical Sketch of Artemus Clark Plummer
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Plummer, Artemus Clark; optometrist; born in a log cabin, near Harmony, Ind.; son of Thomas Jermiah and Martha Richards Plummer; educated in district school of Indiana, and Blackwater, Mo.; at the age of 16, began work on a farm and continued at it until 21 years old, then went to Kansas City, and entered Spalding’s Commercial College; doing odd jobs to pay his way; 1899, went to New York City, and entered Dr. R. H. Knowles’ School of Optometry, graduating in 1901; previous to coming to Cleveland, was with Tiffany & Co., New York City, for several years.
MLA Source Citation:The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 20 August 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-artemus-clark-plummer.htm - Last updated on Feb 20th, 2012
Categories: Indiana, Missouri, New York, OhioTopics: BiographyLocations: Blackwater Missouri, Clay County IN, Cleveland Ohio, Cooper County MO, Cuyahoga County OH, Harmony Indiana, Kansas City Missouri, New York County NY, New York New YorkSurnames: Plummer
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